Burning truck slows traffic on I-240 west

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. —  A burning truck, carrying tires, slowed traffic on I-240 west at Poplar Tuesday afternoon.

Traffic in the westbound lanes come to a near stop for more than an hour.

Thick black smoke could be seen for some distance.